M-Pesa puts Safaricom on Fortune’s ‘Change the World’ firms listing

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Kenyan telco giant Safaricom #ticker:SCOM has been ranked the 19th globally on a list rating companies based on how they use profits to help address social challenges.

According to the brief accompanying Fortune Magazine’s ‘Change the World’ list, Safaricom — with an estimated market value of $11,339 million (Sh1.13 trillion) — has used its M-Pesa platform to impact millions of people’s lives.


Photo courtesy of Scott Mainwaring.

Source: Daily Nation (link opens in a new window)

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